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ZIP Code 42330

Primary City:Central City, KY (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (9:04pm)
Coordinates:37.3, -87.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 42330

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 42330. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 42330. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 42330, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Central City, KY
Acceptable:
Central Cty

Stats and Demographics for the 42330 ZIP Code

ZIP code 42330 is located in southwest Kentucky and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 42330 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 42330 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,386
Population Density 108 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,854
Median Home Value $79,000
Land Area 86.56 sq mi
Water Area 3.74 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,434
Median Household Income $35,272

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3032942532963154104443953843653703452952001461079445
Female226259265255230257256268255345324298268225198158127111
Total529553518551545667700663639710694643563425344265221156

Gender

 Male 5,061 54%
 Female 4,325 46%
Gender

Race

 White 8,537 91.0%
 Black Or African American 625 6.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.1%
 Asian 20 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 56 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 135 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4925036549254340429385
Renter82193180193146715632
Total131443545685689475349117

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,736 51%
 Single Guardian 627 18%
 Singles 905 26%
 Singles With Roommate 166 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,350 68%
 Households with Kids 1,084 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5656627256675958545851465345537457585450
Female3651445053475452535654535547435946555248
Total9210710612210911411311010711410599108929613310311310698

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 42330 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 42330 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 42330 real estate data, the median home value of $79,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 42330. Rentals in 42330 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 42330 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,358 89.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 949 10.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 73 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,408 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,073 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 953 25%
 Households Vacant 420 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 148 35.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 2.1%
 For Sale Only 43 10.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 2.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 5.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 184 43.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 18 2%
 1 Bedroom 190 20%
 2 Bedroom 295 32%
 3+ Bedroom 424 46%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $35,272 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 42330 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 42330 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 42330 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,507 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,716 21%
 No Earnings 3,855 48%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,507 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,716 21%
 No Earnings 3,855 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,055 93.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 206 6.3%
 Worked at Home 25 0.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 852 22.4%
 High School Graduate 2,577 67.6%
 Associate's degree 189 5.0%
 Bachelor's degree 77 2.0%
 Master's degree 67 1.8%
 Professional school degree 47 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,559 89.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 102 5.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 86 4.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 42330

ZIP Code 42330 is in the Muhlenberg County School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 42330.

Central City Elementary
1501 North 2nd St
Central City, KY 42330
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Muhlenberg County School District
Green River Education Center
1200 River Rd
Central City, KY 42330
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Muhlenberg County School District

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